New Spine Specialty Clinic to begin at Wilson Medical Center- June 19Wilson Medical Center is pleased to announce Alan Moskowitz, M.D., will be conducting an orthopedic spine specialty clinic here in Neodesha starting June 19, 2013, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. He is now scheduling patients and appointments can be made by calling toll free 1-800-937-2020. Please be sure to let Dr. Moskowitz office know that you want to make an appointment for the clinic in Neodesha. The clinic will be held in the WMC Medical Office Building Specialty Clinic.
Following June's clinic, the spine clinic will be held the third Wednesday each month from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Dr. Moskowitz specializes in common spinal disorders including degenerative disc disease, herniated disks, spinal stenosis and low back pain. He also has vast experience in spinal deformities such as scoliosis and kyphosis in children and adults and especially complex reconstructive spine surgery. He treats structural imbalance of the spine caused by spinal trauma or spinal tumors.
Dr. Moskowitz is an internationally recognized board certified orthopaedic spine surgeon. Dr. Moskowitz received his medical degree from Albany Medical College in Albany, NY. He completed his three years of orthopaedic residency at Albany Medical College in Albany, NY, and one-year pediatric residency at Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children in Philadelphia, PA. He continued his postgraduate training with a fellowship in spine deformities at the Twin Cities Scoliosis Center in Minneapolis, MN. Dr. Moskowitz had been in practice for 23 years in Albany, NY and 11 years at Kansas Joint and Spine Institute before deciding to join Kansas Orthopaedic Center.
Since 1978, Dr. Moskowitz, has devoted his career to patients needing simple and complex spine care and has been involved in all major advances in spine surgery. Dr. Moskowitz serves on the staffs of Via Christi Health Systems, Wesley Medical Center and Kansas Surgery and Recovery Center. He is a clinical associate professor at the University of Kansas School of Medicine in Wichita. He shows his commitment to teaching the spinal community as well as orthopaedic residents by lecturing and teaching spine surgical techniques both nationally and internationally.
A fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Dr. Moskowitz belongs to several prestigious professional organizations including the Scoliosis Research Society and the North American Spine Society. He is a member of the American Orthopedic Association, an orthopedic honor society. He also has served as chairman of the international spine teaching conference held annually since 2003 in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Park City, Utah.
Away from the office, Dr. Moskowitz enjoys playing golf and downhill skiing with his wife. He is also an accomplished pianist and enjoys the opera.